HR Assistant

London, England
£23000 - £25000 per annum + plus excellent additional benefits
26 Feb 2021
05 Mar 2021
JN -022021-2173230
Bridget Wilson
Job Type
HR Administrator
Contract Type
Full Time

Immediately available HR Assistant required for a global publishing company based in London. This is a maternity contract until January 2022.

You will assist with all aspects of day-day HR and Payroll Administration - Previous working knowledge is key!

Client Details

A well-known global publishing company based in London


As the HR Assistant for this global publishing company, you will assist with all aspects of day-to-day HR and payroll administration. You will enjoy a varied role and be given the opportunity to have exposure to many different aspects of HR working in a generalist function as part of a small fast paced team

Key responsibilities will be as follows:

  • Provide HR administration and coordination support to the HR Department
  • Provide transactional support across the function of HR and employee life cycle
  • Responsible for all key HR transactions including new starters and leavers
  • Payroll administration
  • You will actively participate in HR projects and initiatives and contribute to the HR operations transformation, proactively identifying ways for the function to work smarter and provide a better employee experience. Tasks will be varied and time-sensitive.


The successful HR Assistant for this global publishing company will possess the following skills and attributes:

* The ideal candidate will have excellent attention to detail and accuracy
* Due to the time-sensitive nature of compliance with legislation, pension and payroll requirements, strong organisational skills and the ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment are vital
* Excellent IT skills (MS Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint).
* You will also be tactful and sensitive when dealing with employee information and have excellent client service skills with a desire to build a career within HR and or studying towards your HR qualification.

Job Offer

This HR Assistant role is covering a maternity contract based in London is until January 2022.

  • Salary: £25,000
  • Hours of work: 9.30am - 5.30pm, Mon- Thu and 9.00am - 12.30pm Fri
  • Remote working with gradual return to the office as lock down lifts
  • Amazing benefits!

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